Digital download. New Super Mario Bros. U is a 2012 side-scrolling 2.5Dplatforming game, and a launch title for the Wii U. It is the fourth installment in the New Super Mario Bros.
series, a sub-series of the parent Super Mario platformer series. As a sequel to New Super Mario Bros. Wii, the game is a follow-up to New Super Mario Bros.
|First submitted||August 15, 2020|
|Report this quiz||Report|
It is the first Super Mario series game to be released as a launch title for a home console since Super Mario 64.
An expansion pack for this game was later released in mid-2013, titled New Super Luigi U.
Based upon the New Super Mario Bros.
Mii tech demo shown at E3 2011, the game uses new, more detailed background styles and models and introduces the Flying Squirrel power-up, acquired by Mario and his friends from an item called the Super Acorn, as well as utilizing the Wii U GamePad in Boost Mode.
The game was originally purchasable at the Nintendo eShop, requiring 2301.7 MB (approx.
2.25 GB) to be downloaded, but with the retail release of New Super Mario Bros.